John Malcolm

Obituary of John Malcolm

John Malcolm, 73, of Freehold Township, passed away Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at Community Medical Center, Toms River.  Born in Bayonne, John spent  his early years growing up in Jersey City and spent the last 25 years living in group homes in Freehold. An avid sports fan, John’s favorite teams were the Yankees and Giants. Mickey Mantle and Roger Maris were his favorite players. He also enjoyed watching westerns on television and the music of the 1950s. John‘s favorite place to eat was Jersey Freeze where he enjoyed their cheeseburgers and ice cream.

John was predeceased by his parents Donald and Cora Southwick Malcolm; and his brother and sister-in-law, Donald and Sherry. He is survived by his brother Kenny, brother and sister-in-law Gerry and Sara; and nieces and nephews, Brenda, Andre, Mark, Danielle, Jaime, Brian, Kevin and Clare.

Viewing hours will Friday from 6 pm until 8 pm and Saturday from 9 am to 10 am at Higgins Memorial Home, 20 Center Street, Freehold. The funeral service will be held Saturday 10 am at the funeral Home. Burial will follow in Holy Cross Cemetery in North Arlington.

The family would like to thank all the caregivers who provided John with so much love and care over the years. All your support truly enriched his life!